The 2019 SSAA WGAA Multi-Level Championship

16th, 17th & 18th August 2019
Ripley QLD


The Sporting Shooters Association Australia, Working Gundogs Association of Australia, and SSAA United Field and Retrieving Branch QLD (Inc) proudly present the 2019 SSAA WGAA Multi-Level Retrieving Championship for Gundogs.

Our Judges

Intermediate - Ms Penny Angel (TAS) and Mr Colin Robinson (QLD) Advanced - Mr Andrew Yeomans (VIC) and Mrs Edwena Adcock (QLD) Open - Mr Barry Kavanagh (VIC) and Mr Anthony Turner (QLD)

Location

Our Multi-Level Championship will be held on the SSAA Grounds (Stewartdale), South Ripley. This trial site MUST NOT be revisited at any time after the Championship without the permission of the Nominee.
Please note... On completing our Online Entry Form, a mudmap with directions will be emailed to your chosen email address. If posting your entry, please include a stamped self-addressed envelope for directions to the trial site and camping area. Other instructions concerning the location, planning and running of the 2019 SSAA WGAA Multi-Level Retrieving Championship will appear on our website ssaawgaa.com

Accommodation

Camping will be available at these SSAA Grounds from the morning of Friday 16th August 2019, until 9am Monday 19th August 2019. Toilet facilities will be provided at the trial site. Other local accommodation includes... Best Western Ipswich Heritage Motor Inn - Ph (07) 3202 3111 Ipswich Country Motel - Ph 1800 882 263

Entry Requirements

All entrants must be current financial members of Sporting Shooters Association of Australia and your dogs must be registered with WGAA. Registration information is available at ssaawgaa.com An Intermediate Championship Stake is confined to Gundogs that have been placed in an Intermediate Stake or Test Stake or equivalent recognized stake. An Advanced Championship Stake is confined to Gundogs that have been placed first in an Intermediate Stake or placed in an Advanced Stake or equivalent recognized stake. An Open Championship Stake is confined to Gundogs that have been placed first in an Advanced Stake or placed in an Open Stake or equivalent recognized stake. This Championship will be conducted under the Rules for the conduct of Retrieving Trials for Gundogs as approved by the Working Gundog Association of Australia. A copy of our rule book can be found at ssaawgaa.com

Entries, Fees and Forms

$45 per Entry. This entry fee includes a lunch pack and a drink each day of competition. (1 lunch pack per entry or, $30 per entry without lunch packs. Extra lunch packs can be ordered at $10 each) Entries can be made online at ssaawgaa.com, www.ufr.org.au ,by emailing wgaaqld@gmail.com, or by mail. Please make all payments to SSAA United Field and Retrieving Branch. Payments will only be accepted by Direct Deposit (BSB 124-066, Acc no. 20508140) , Cheques or Money Orders. All postal entries, catering requests, and payments must be forwarded to The Secretary, 131 Ladies Road, Samsonvale QLD 4520. Closing date for entries - Friday 28th July 2019. Entries must be forwarded on the approved entry form, located on our website. For confirmation and acknowledgement of entry, please forward a stamped self -addressed envelope.

For our interstate friends, book your holidays and start to make preparations. It will be great to have you along! Stay tuned!

Championship Event Format

Please find below preliminary information regarding the 2019 championship. This will be updated as the event draws closer.
Camping is available on the grounds from 9 a.m. Friday 16th August 2019 until 9 a.m. Monday 19th August 2019.
The draw for the running order of the Championship Trial will be conducted at the trial site, 7 p.m. Friday 16th August 2019. A sausage sizzle will be provided at this draw. Please BYO drinks.
Saturday 17th August 2019

(time permitting) Intermediate - 4 Runs Advanced - 4 Runs Open - 5 Runs


Saturday 17th August 2019

- Championship dinner at the grounds hosted by ‘Coast to Coast the Golden Roast’, $30 per head, including starter, hot roast dinner, dessert, and tea/coffee (Payable with your entry). Sunday 18th August 2019 Intermediate - 2 Runs Advanced - 2 Runs Open - 3 Runs


Sunday 18th August 2019

- Awards Presentation at the Trial Grounds - Light Refreshments will be provided. Please BYO drinks.